Brailsford Road, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale
Share of Freehold

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  • Two double bedrooms
  • Victorian conversion
  • Views over Brockwell Park with entrance on the road
  • Highly sought-after residential road
  • Separate kitchen and reception room
  • Bright and airy throughout
  • Brixton a ten-minute stroll
  • Herne Hill a fifteen-minute walk
  • Share of freehold
  • Chain-free

Property details

Keating Estates are proud to present to market an attractive two double-bedroom flat for sale overlooking Brockwell Park from a Victorian conversion on the popular Brailsford Road. Leafy and quiet, Brailsford Road is a sought-after street with gates onto Brockwell Park to which it runs parallel, just a ten-minute walk to Brixton and fifteen minutes to Herne Hill.

A spacious reception room runs the width of the property to the front, flooded with natural light from characterful wooden sash windows, creating a bright and airy room with ample space to both lounge and dine with guests at a large table. The separate dine-in kitchen is set to the rear, with sleek white cabinets providing storage and generous black work surfaces and a breakfast bar providing a modern environment in which to both cook and dine whilst relishing views over Brockwell Park behind.

Enjoying the same leafy views, the principal bedroom sits adjacent, a spacious room currently being utilised as a sunny home office, with high-corniced ceilings and sash windows this generous room can easily be repurposed back into an appealing principal bedroom. Still a genuine double, the second bedroom sits across the hall, providing privacy to both bedrooms making this attractive property ideal for those looking to rent out a room. A neutral family bathroom completes this lovely home, a calming space equipped with a shower and bathtub, ideal for a soak in the tub after a stroll around the park.

This appealing apartment is fully double-glazed and of further benefit the exterior of the building was refurbished in the last two years and the internal hallways have been updated.

Brailsford Road is a quiet leafy street, which is a ten minute walk to Brixton and Herne Hill, with an array of eateries on the doorstep and an entrance to Brockwell Park actually on the road itself. As locations go, it is fantastic. A short walk to the centre of Brixton, Brockwell Park (lauded as London's best outdoor space by locals with its amazing lido among its myriad attractions) on your doorstep and a large Sainsbury’s within a minute’s walk. Various cafes, pubs and restaurants, such as Maremma, the Sympathetic Ear, The Hootenanny and Naughty Piglets are also all a short walk away. Herne Hill is a lovely walk through the park, with its village charm, farmers market and eclectic array of shops and pubs. The transport links are fantastic with the overground stations in Brixton and Herne Hill accessible within a ten-minute stroll, first stop on the Victoria line at Brixton tube station and multiple buses running into central London and the surrounding areas. With Brixton Village, Brockwell Park, and Herne Hill’s pubs and restaurants all on your doorstep, there is something to cater for all purchasers and the property will appeal to purchasers considering moving to both these in-demand areas.

Share of freehold and chain-free.

EPC rating: C (70)

Floor plan


Front door to work

An estimate of the journey times to popular London destinations, using the first fast train after 8am.

  • Victoria 22 mins
  • South Bank 27 mins
  • London Bridge 28 mins
  • The City 30 mins
  • Canary Wharf 41 mins

Herne Hill

0.6 mi / 12 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.


0.7 mi / 14 mins walk

Route & info

Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.


0.8 mi / 16 mins walk

Route & info

4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill

Tulse Hill

1.2 mi / 24 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 3. Southern and First Capital Connect services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, Blackfriars, West Croydon, Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace and Sutton via Wimbledon.

Loughborough Junction

1.2 mi / 23 mins walk

Route & info

Trains north to Blackfriars (8 mins), Farrindon (15 mins) and Kings Cross/St Pancras (18 mins) and beyond up to north west London every 10 mins at rush hour.

North Dulwich

1.3 mi / 26 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.

Clapham North

1.5 mi / 29 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)

West Dulwich

1.5 mi / 31 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 3. Southeastern service to London Victoria and Orpington.

Clapham High Street

1.5 mi / 31 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2 Overground line between Highbury and Islington and Clapham Junction with trains every 5 minutes (approx). Limited service of Southeastern trains to Victoria too.

Streatham Hill

1.6 mi / 34 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. Southern services to Victoria via Clapham Junction, London Bridge, Crystal Palace and Sutton. 

Brixton area highlights

Brixton is a melting pot of culture, cuisine and creativity. An explosion of inventive, new restaurants, pop-ups, fashion stores and art galleries sit alongside the many great pubs, music venues and nightclubs that have been around for years. Transport links are excellent, with London Underground (Victoria Line) trains reaching central London in 12 minutes. If you’re craving green space, Brockwell Park and its famed Art Deco lido are close by. Brixton brings together all the best things about London and is one of the most vibrant and diverse places to live south of the river.

Brixton area guide

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